Top 10 Best Cricketers in The History of Bangladesh Cricket

Top 10 Best Cricketers in The History of Bangladesh Cricket

Bangladeshi Top Cricketer
Bangladeshi Top Cricketer

Welcome to the very first post of Bangladesh Trend. We hope that we will go through an awesome journey with this web portal. In our very first blog post, we are trying to figuring out the top 10 best cricketers from Bangladesh cricket history.
Yes, we will talk about the best cricketers here. 
I hope you will be glad to know about them and you will love them.

First of all, let's check the list of top 10 Best Bangladeshi Cricketers ever.

  1. Shakib Al Hasan
  2. Habibul Bashar
  3. Mashrafe Mortaza
  4. Tamim Iqbal
  5. Mahmudullah Riyad
  6. Mushfiqur Rahim
  7. Mohammad Ashraful
  8. Abdur Razzak
  9. Mohammad Rafique
  10. Rubel Hossain


#1 Shakib Al Hasan

Before placing Shakib Al Hasan as number one cricketer in the history of Bangladesh cricket, I never thought twice. There are so many reasons behind this. Shakib Al Hasan is a true legendary cricketer. He is still performing for the team.
He is former captain of the national team and now captain of T20 cricket only.
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Shakib is Celebrating After Taking Wicket


This left-handed all-rounder was born on 24th March 1987 in Magura, Khulna, Bangladesh. He is from a sports-loving family. His father used to be a footballer and Shakib has a good connection with football while he was a kid.
Shakib Al Hasan in BPL
Shakib Al Hasan in BPL

He played his debuted match in 2006 against Zimbabwe, and then he has passed an awesome time with the national team. He has won so many awards and get ranked in number one position as All-rounder.
He has remain number one for a record time.
He is the only one who has to get this honor to get ranked number one in three different formats at the same time.
shakib al hasan in ipl
Shakib Al Hasan in IPL - SRH

He has scored 12 centuries and has taken over 600 wickets in his cricket career.
Any Bangladeshi has not got this achievement yet.
So it was really easy for me to put Shakib Al Hasan as number one cricketer for our nation.
Shakib is happily married with Shishir since 2012.


#2 Habibul Bashar

Habibul Bashar Sumon is former captain of the national team and presents BCB director. He had passed a bright time with the national team. The time he was playing for Bangladesh, was the hardest time for our cricket team.
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Habibul Against India in 2007 World Cup

Along with Akram KhanAtahar Ali Khan, and many more fighters, he was succeeded to give use some awesome win against some major cricket playing teams.
If you look at statistics, you will find so many better batsman than Habibul Bashar, but why I've put in number two, there is a reason. 
He is the hero who fought in a tough time for the team.
Habibul Bashar Press Conference
Habibul Bashar Press Conference

This Kusthia kid was born on 17 August 1972. He has played 111 ODI and 50 test matches in his career. Most of his matches, he was the captain. So it was not easy to perform. 

I always love him as a better person and still now he is performing for our cricket. 

#3 Mashrafe Mortaza

Mashrafe is a present parliament member of Bangladesh, due to his popularity among public Bangladesh government decided to bring him into politics and he has done a grand entry there with so much love and support of people.
Mashfare File Photo in Stadium
Mashrafe File Photo in Stadium

Today we won't talk about his political life, we will take a look in his cricket life.
Without any hesitation, Mashrafe has passed the hardest time in his career. He is the only cricketer who has gone through knee operation for 11 times.
Can you believe it?
Smiling Mash in Practice Session
Smiling Mash in Practice Session

Most of the pace-bowler, who leave cricketer after a single surgery, in that time Mash has gone through this tough time 11 times and he is still playing for the national team.
He is the most successful captain in the history of Bangladesh cricket.
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Mash Celebrating After Taking Wicket

He is the most successful captain in BPL also. He has won BPL title for a record 4 times, where BPL has passed only six seasons. 
He is the best pace-bowler in our country, of course. He has played over 200 ODI and taken 258 ODI wickets. 
This cricket price was born in Narail, Khulna.


#4 Tamim Iqbal

To be honest, personally, I'm the biggest fan of this Chattagram boy. He was born on 20 March 1989 in a famous cricket loving family in Chattagram.
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Tamim Iqbal is Celebrating After Century

His uncle Akram Khan and his brother Nafees Iqbal are a former cricketer of Bangladesh National Cricket team. 
Both of them have passed an awesome time with the team.
Tamim is the highest run scorer in every format for Bangladesh with 20 centuries.
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Historical One-Handed Batting Helped Bangladesh Win Against Sri Lanka

He has won BPL title a few weeks back as Comilla Victorians player. 
He is happily married to his beautiful wife Ayesha Siddiqa
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Tamim Iqbal with His Beautiful Wife and Kid

He is still playing for the team and passing a good time. 

According to me, he is the best batsman ever in the history of Bangladesh cricket. There are not any opponent against him, anyone isn't even near the competition.

#5 Mahmudullah Riyad

Known as 'Silent Killer' Riyad was born in Mymensingh, Bangladesh on 4 February 1986. He is a right-handed off-break bowler and batsman. 
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Riyad Special Flying Kiss

Right after Shakib, Riyad is the best allrounder in the team.
He has got a great combination with bowling and batting.
But he is a part-time bowler. 
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Another Flying Kiss After Scoring a Century

Mahmudullah has played some match-winning innings several times and become a sensation cricketer in the final stage of his cricket career.
I don't think he has a great past in cricket, but the last 4 years was awesome for him.
He has played 169 ODI and 43 test matches and hit 6 centuries with some match-winning innings.
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Wile Celebration of Mahmudullah Riyad

He is happily married with Jannatul Kawsar Mishti since 2011.

#6 Mushfiqur Rahim

Mushfiq is the 2nd wicketkeeper-batsman who has been captain for tiger team right after Khaled Masud Pilot
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Mushfiq Celebration After Match Win

He has a colorful cricket career. 
One of the best Batsman for the team has scored 12 centuries in ODI and test cricket. 
He is also great in T20 cricket.
He was born on June 9, 1987, in Bagura, Bangladesh.
Mushfiq has an inspiring story of his journey from Bagura to Bangladesh National Cricket team.

Along with cricket, he is a better person.
If you follow him on social media, you can realize that. He is a superstar of everyone heart.
Mushfiq is not so much success in BPL, but he individually he has scored enormous runs. 
I should put a wicketkeeper in this top 10 best Bangladeshi cricketer list and I don't think there is anyone better than Mushfiqur Rahim.

He is happily married with Jannatul Kifayet since 2014.


#7 Mohammad Ashraful

Mohammad Ashraful is a name of emotion for a cricket loving era. When we want to discuss Ashraful, the first thing to come to the front is the match-fixing in BPL.
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Ashraful in Test Cricket

Ash was connected with a spot-fixing crime in BPL 2. 
After that, we have got a ban for 5 years from every kind of cricket. 
He has come back from the ban a few months ago and performing well. 
But last BPL wasn't good for him.
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Ashraful and Shakib Al Hasan Together

If we leave about that spot-fixing part, then Ash has so many things that people love and keep loving forever.
There are a big number of cricket fans who started to watch cricket just because of Ashraful.

Even me, I am a big fan of Ash, we can't judge him with his performance or career statistics.

The time he was playing for National time, that was a struggling era for Bangladesh cricket. 

we got some great win against India, South Africa and Australia with Ashraful's batting.

He is the youngest centurian in test cricket and this record will remain strong more days. 

This legend was born in Brahmanbaria, Bangladesh on 7 July 1984. 

He is happily married with Taslima Anisa Orchi since 2015. 


#8 Abdur Razzak

This slow left-arm orthodox bowler is the best spinner ever in the history of Bangladesh cricket right after Shakib Al Hasan. He has played a major role in the team since his debut match in 2004 against Hong Kong.
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Abdur Razzak Celebrating After Taking Wicket

He was born on 15 June 1982 in Khulna, Bangladesh. 
He has taken over 200 wickets in ODI with best figure 5/25. 
He is not playing anymore.
He has played in IPL too. In his time, he was a dangerous left-arm spinner. He has got tremendous success in his career. 

One thing to note, he is the first Bangladeshi cricketer who has taken 200 wickets in ODI cricket. 

He is happily married to Ishrat Jahan Oni since 


#9 Mohammad Rafique

Mohammad Rafique is similar to Abdur Razzak. He played for the team with the legendary Akram Khan, Habibul Bashar etc cricketer.
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Mohammad Rafique File Photo

Rafique has a great batting skill also and he has proved himself with some big innings.
He is the first Bangladeshi who taken 100 wickets in Test cricket and ODI too.
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Rafique, Razzak, Habibul Bashar and Mushfiqur Rahim Together

This legend was born in Dhaka on September 5, 1970. 


#10 Rubel Hossain

Rubel Hossain is the most hard-working and struggling cricketer in the history of our team.
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Rubel Hossain Celebrating Wicket

He came from Bagerhat with a local bus sitting on bus roof in Dhaka for Robi-Fast bowler hun competition.

And now, everyone knows the history.
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Rubel Celebrating After Taking Wicket of Virat Kohli

This legend pacer was born in Bagerhat, Bangladesh on 1st January 1990. 
He is the best pacer in our team according to speed. 

He has got some problem with an issue about a girl named 'Happy'. He has been in jail for that incident.
But right after Mashrafe, Rubel is the best pacer in our cricket history. 

He is happily married to Ishrat Jahan Dola.


Conclusion

I hope you will get something inspiring here with the best cricketers of our history. Some of them are still serving the national team and some of them are retired. 
We wish you the best of luck for everyone and want to say we love you very much. 
Cricket is our emotion and you all are our emotional heroes. 
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